Catch-22

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He had decided to live forever or die in the attempt. Set in Italy during World War II, this is the story of a bombardier named Yossarian, a hero who is furious because thousands of people he has never met are trying to kill him. Joseph Heller's ... Continua
Ha scritto il 29/01/16
An insane, funny look at war and all its contradictions. Anyone who has spent any time in the military will immediately recognize many of the situations and characters in this book. Everyone has major issues and is slightly mad in their own way. ...Continua
Ha scritto il 03/07/14
Difficult to describe, this book starts greatly but ends in a bit of a disappointment. I loved it a the beginning, because of the nonsense and sarcasm in it, but after a few chapter it became too much to bear and i really struggled to finish it. ...Continua
Ha scritto il 25/04/14
disappointing
I wanted to read this book for years, because it is quoted everywhere and because it seemed to be interesting. Maybe I just read in a bad moment for me, when all the irony and the sarcasm was lost. That's a shame (on me, of course).I found it a ...Continua
Ha scritto il 12/01/14
Battitela!
Questo romanzo bisognerebbe leggerlo due volte per apprezzarlo come merita. Lo stile è particolare, il tono, i personaggi sono costantemente sopra le righe, il linguaggio è brillante, il clima è di scherzo perenne, le situazioni sono spesso ...Continua
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Ha scritto il 22/08/13
il dietro le quinte della guerra, la descrizione del variegato mondo dell'esercito e dintorni, i prototipi presenti in ogni gruppo in divisa, sublimati dalla follia della guerra: incompetenti, arrivisti, avidi, opportunisti, fanatici, scaltri...

Ha scritto il Jan 31, 2011, 09:06
You know, that might be the answer – to act boastfully about something we ought to be ashamed of. That’s a trick that never seems to fail.
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Ha scritto il Jun 25, 2007, 02:47
What is Catch-22?Within the book, "catch-22" is a military rule, the circular logic of which most notably prevents anyone from avoiding combat missions:* One may only be excused from flying bombing missions on the grounds of insanity;* One must
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